libao4 - An Audio Output Library

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename libao4-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3.x86_64.rpm
Package name libao4
Package version 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165
Package release 2.3
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category System/Libraries
License GPL-2.0+
Maintainer -
Download size 34.08 KB
Installed size 64.69 KB
Libao is an audio output library, supporting a number of
outputs, such as ALSA, PulseAudio, and PCM files.


Package Version Architecture Repository
libao4-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-184.8.x86_64.rpm 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165 x86_64 Multimedia Libs
libao4-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-184.8.i586.rpm 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165 i586 Multimedia Libs
libao4-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3.i586.rpm 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165 i586 openSUSE Oss
libao4 - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig -
libao-plugins4 - - - - - -


Name Value
libao = 1.1.0 - - -
libao4 = 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3
libao4(x86-64) = 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3


Name Value
libao < 1.1.0


Type URL
Binary Package libao4-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3.x86_64.rpm
Source Package libao-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install libao4 rpm package:

# zypper install libao4




2018-02-25 -
- Rename %soname to %sover to better reflect its use.
- Fix RPM groups. Trim other-OS parts from description.
2018-02-20 -
- Add baselibs.conf to sources
- Switch to _service as there are no real upstream releases for
long time
- Update to version 1.2.2+git20180114.d522165:
* Check memory allocations for success
* Enable pulse build in travis
* pulse: fix missing include warning for nanosleep
* travis: Test on both linux and osx.
* Bump version and release date on docs
* Add an update-doc-version target
* Revert "Insure that the alsa plugin links against libao, since the plugin calls ao_is_big_endian from libao."
* Drop the old debian/ directory
* Replace with a simple wrapper about autoreconf.
* Enable AM_SILENT_RULES when it's available.
2014-05-15 -
- Version bump to 1.2.0:
- Added missing ao_file_extension() (see Trac #1841)
- Fixed memory leak in ao_shutdown() (see Trac #1799)
- Updated manpage libao.conf.5 (see Trac #1822)
- Corrected doc/ao_play.html (see Trac #1808)
- Latency adjustments
- Implement PulseAudio client_name (see Trac #1924)
- Other ALSA, Pulse, Roar, sndio and MacOS driver improvements
- Disable esd module, Gnome is not using that for ages and moved to
pulse anyway.
- Drop patch lib64.dif and replace it by simple sed that works
more straight-forward.
2013-04-11 -
- Added url as source.
Please see
2011-12-26 -
- Use O_CLOEXEC in shared library
- Remove aRts plugin, which is dead since 2004.
- remove _service file
2011-05-12 -
- fix missing obsoletes for 32bit baselibs package
2011-05-05 -
- fix provides/obsoletes
2011-05-01 -
- Added 32bit compatibility libraries
2011-02-24 -
- update to version 1.1.0
* Add autofoo ld symbol versioning to build system
* Update Roar driver to latest API
* Fix Roar driver to not block on SLP lookup during probe
* Improve/correct latency setup in ALSA (see Trac #1762)
* Add missing ctype.h header in build (see Trac #1760)
* Move toward more consistent option naming across drivers
* Correct ao_example.c source to not pass dangling pointer for
the matrix argument.
* Add 24 bit playback to Pulse plugin
* Fix 24 bit playback in ALSA plugin
* Fix segfaults when closing a driver that did not successfully
* Fix compilation of sndio plugin
- Remove ao-pulse-fixes.patch, libao-missing_headers.diff and
libao-alsa-fix.diff since were applied by upstream
- Remove libao-pulse Provides/Obsoletes from libao-plugins4
subpackage since the new pulse plugin isn't the same than the
old one.
2011-02-11 -
- Add ao-pulse-fixes.patch to fix
libao not working correctly with pulse audio

See Also

Package Description
libao4-32bit-1.2.2+git20180114.d522165-2.3.x86_64.rpm An Audio Output Library
libaom-devel-1.0.0-1.3.i586.rpm Development files for libaom, an AV1 codec library
libaom-devel-1.0.0-1.3.x86_64.rpm Development files for libaom, an AV1 codec library
libaom-devel-doc-1.0.0-1.3.noarch.rpm Documentation for the libaom API
libaom0-1.0.0-1.3.i586.rpm AV1 codec library
libaom0-1.0.0-1.3.x86_64.rpm AV1 codec library
libaom0-32bit-1.0.0-1.3.x86_64.rpm AV1 codec library
libapparmor-devel-2.13.2-8.1.i586.rpm Development headers and libraries for libapparmor
libapparmor-devel-2.13.2-8.1.x86_64.rpm Development headers and libraries for libapparmor
libapparmor1-2.13.2-8.1.i586.rpm Utility library for AppArmor
libapparmor1-2.13.2-8.1.x86_64.rpm Utility library for AppArmor
libapparmor1-32bit-2.13.2-8.1.x86_64.rpm Utility library for AppArmor
libappindicator-devel-12.10.1+bzr20170215-4.1.i586.rpm Development files for libappindicator
libappindicator-devel-12.10.1+bzr20170215-4.1.x86_64.rpm Development files for libappindicator
libappindicator1-12.10.1+bzr20170215-4.1.i586.rpm Application indicators library